Police appeal for help to trace man in connection with Southend pub assault

By YA Reporter in Crime

POLICE are appealing for help to trace a man in connection with an assault at a pub in Southend.

A 30-year-old man from Southend was inside The Exchange pub, in Southchurch Road at around 6.20pm on May 30 when a man walked in and started punching and kicking him.

The second man, who then left the scene, has been described as white, aged in his late 20s, around 5ft 6ins tall, of a stocky build with short dark hair. He wore a grey cap and a dark t-shirt and track suit bottoms.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Matthew Stannard at Southend police station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.